Woodlands Crescent within the Woodlands HDB estate is a leasehold estate that was developed in an area that is located between Singapore and Malaysia. This estate which was developed with a 99-year leasehold tenure is located in an area that leads to Johor Bahru, a major Malaysian city. This estate is currently the home of about 200,000 persons with flats of different sizes to serve a wide range of housing needs. There are about forty streets in Woodlands HDB estate where there are about 120,000 flats. This leasehold estate has a unique urban residential appeal because of its location in an urban area as well the availability of several facilities to cater to the varying needs of residents.
Because of its strategic location between Singapore and Malaysia, there are local and foreign residents of Woodlands HDB estate. The area where this estate is located is divided into three sub-zones. The streets on Woodlands HDB estate include Woodlands Crescent. This street, just like others on the estate, has flats of different sizes, and there are facilities to support the lifestyle of the residents within the vicinity of the street.
Woodlands Crescent was developed between 1997 and 1999. In these two years, the 27 blocks of flats which are located in this street were built. There are 1,333 flats in Woodlands Crescent. The types of flats available on Woodlands Crescent include four-room flats, five-room flats and executive flats. Home seekers with large families can thus find flats to cater for their needs within Woodlands Crescent. Some of the available flats still have facilities from when they were initially developed, while others have been renovated to include improved facilities such as bomb shelters.
Facilities are readily available in the vicinity of Woodlands Crescent to cater to the needs of its residents. Residents of Woodlands Crescent have easy access to facilities such as transportation facilities, lifestyle facilities, recreational facilities and childcare facilities. The nearby transportation facilities include bus stops and train stations. These facilities improve the accessibility of Woodlands Crescent and the entire estate and are a major part of its residential appeal.
Bus stops located in the vicinity of Woodlands Crescent include the bus stop opposite Admiralty Secondary School, the bus stop opposite Yew Huat Scaffolding Work and the bus stop at Yew Huat Scaffolding Work. The buses available at the bus stop opposite Admiralty Secondary School include bus 904. Bus 858 is available at the bus stop opposite Yew Huat Scaffolding Work. Residents of Woodlands Crescent can board both bus 858 and bus 858A at the bus stop at Yew Huat Scaffolding Work.
Trains stations are also located close to Woodlands Crescent. The nearby train stations include Admiralty MRT Station and Sembawang MRT Station.
Residents of Woodlands Crescent can also find childcare facilities close to their homes. The childcare facilities located close to Woodlands Crescent include the following.
Nearby Childcare Facilities
- Modern Montessori Vista Point Enrichment Centre MMI
- Learning Vision @ Vista Point
- PCF Admiralty
Modern Montessori Vista Point Enrichment Centre MMI is located at 548 Woodlands Drive 44, #02-14 Vista Point. Learning Vision @ Vista Point is located at Blk 548 Woodlands Drive 44 #02-20, Vista Point. PCF Admiralty is located at Blk 581 #01-486 Woodlands Drive 16.
Educational facilities such as primary and secondary schools are also located in the vicinity of Woodlands Crescent.
Nearby Primary Schools
- Riverside Primary School
- Admiralty Primary School
- Greenwood Primary School
Riverside Primary School is located about 150 metres away. Admiralty Primary School is located about 640 metres away. Greenwood Primary School is located about 830 metres away.
Nearby Secondary Schools
- Admiralty Secondary School
- Spectra Secondary School
- Evergreen Secondary School
There are also shopping malls as well as other lifestyle and recreational facilities in the vicinity of Woodlands Crescent. Some of the shopping malls located close to Woodlands Crescent include the following.
Nearby Shopping Malls
- Woodlands Mart
- Admiralty Place
- 888 Plaza